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Nursing Assistant - Certified

We Are Hiring

Nursing Assistant - Certified - Medical Surgical St Theresa - Full-Time, Day - St Mary's Hospital - Amsterdam, NY

Why Join Ascension?

St. Mary’s Healthcare, based in Amsterdam, New York, provides a full range of outpatient services while featuring an award-winning acute care hospital, three Urgent Care Centers, multiple primary and pediatric health centers, specialty care including Cancer Medicine, Gastroenterology, OB-GYN, ENT, Surgical and Urology, inpatient and outpatient mental health services and a 160-bed nursing home. The organization has earned outstanding national rankings for excellence in medicine and patient safety.

If you have a calling to share your caring and compassionate nature with others, then we invite you to join our Medical-Surgical Nursing Unit as a nursing assistant. This position plays a key role in the care of our patients as you assist them with their daily living activities.  You will work under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse and through this collaborative patient care environment, you will have the ability to impact the care our patients receive. Your great care of our patients will lead to more positive outcomes for you and your patients.

This position is eligible for benefits including medical, dental and vision; retirement savings plan with a match, paid time off and tuition assistance.

What You Will Do

As a Nursing Assistant-Certified with St. Mary's Hospital, you will have the opportunity to assist with patient care activities.

Responsibilities:

  • Assists with procedures ordered by physician and supervised by a Registered Nurse (RN).
  • Accommodates patients with tending to personal care, activities of daily living and transfers/transport.
  • Reports findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to nursing staff.
  • Assists with keeping patient rooms clean and orderly.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Nurse Aide credentialed from the New York Department of Health - Nurse Aide Registry obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

Education & Work Experience:

  • None required

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Mary’s Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.
 
State and Federal laws prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status or sexual orientation.
 
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

St. Mary's Healthcare participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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Job ID: 375410
Category: Nursing Support
Facility: NYAMS St Marys Hosp
Ministry: St. Mary's Healthcare, NY
Location: Amsterdam, NY

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